Camping

at Onondaga Cave State Park

a family sitting under a shade tent at a picnic table next to their camperOnondaga Cave State Park campground offers basic and electric/water campsites and a special-use camping area. For a little extra space, try one of the park's family campsites.

The campground also contains a playground and an amphitheater, where nature programs are presented during the on-season. Camping supplies are available at the park store.

You are now able to reserve your Missouri State Parks campsite up to 12 months in advance, expanding from the previous six-month window. To make a reservation or view campsites details, photos and availability, go to the reservation website by clicking the "Make a Reservation" link below and start planning your trip today. Reservations may also be made by calling toll free 877-ICampMO (877-422-6766). A printable campground map is available for your reference by clicking the "Campground Map" link.

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Campground Information

 

Available Dates

Showers/Water Available

Reservations

Types of Sites

Campground Map
 
Year-round April 1-Oct. 31 April 1-Oct. 31 Basic, Electric/Water*, Family*
Campground Amenities (Click here for a guide to the symbols.)

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*50-amp electric sites available.

For a $5 fee, non-campers may use a vacant electric campsite for the purpose of charging their electric vehicle for a period not to exceed one hour.

Important Camping Information:
  • The campground is fully reservable.
  • Park staff are not able to make any changes to camping reservations prior to arrival. Contact the reservation call center or log into your account online to modify or cancel a reservation.
  • Reservable sites may be available on a walk-up registration basis if the site is not reserved. Before occupying a site, check with the park staff or follow the directions on the posted card.
  • Firewood is available for purchase from the campground host.
  • Campers planning to carry in firewood must comply with current firewood advisories.
  • Frost free spigots are available at several locations through-out the park. They can be found at the day-use area, near each launch area, dump station at the shelter area and near the visitor center in the front center garden.
  • Camping is limited to any 15 days within a 30-consecutive-day period at any one park or historic site.
Park Gate Information

Park gates may be closed after 11 p.m. during the on-season. Campers need to be sure to arrive prior to this time.

Other Types of Camping Areas Available in the Park:

Special-Use Camping Area